Open Data in New York

See our listing of New York’s open data portals.

Data

Sources

Where we go for news and analysis.

NYS Government Transparency Sites

Daily Political Blogs

Other NYS Political Blogs

TV and Radio

NYS Polling

New York State Think Tanks

The States and Public Policy

New York State Watchdog Groups

These groups have a wealth of policy reports and recommendations on their websites:

New York State Fiscal Watchdogs

Transparency

Online news sources for government innovation and technology:

http://www.reddit.com/r/Sunlight/
http://www.federalnewsradio.com/?nid=149
http://techdailydose.nationaljournal.com/
http://techpresident.com
http://govfresh.com
http://radar.oreilly.com/alexh
http://sunlightlabs.com/blog
http://civiccommons.org/blog
http://eaves.ca
http://codeforamerica.org/blog
http://openplans.org/civichacker/

Local Transparency and Government Openness Organizations

National Transparency

Ethics and Good Government Sources

Open Data Policies

Books

  • New York State Government by Robert B.Ward
  • Tales from the Sausage Factory: Making Laws in New York State by Daniel L. Feldman and Gerald Benjamin
  • The Man Who Saved New York: Hugh Carey and the Great Fiscal Crisis of 1975 by Seymour P. Lachman and Robert Polner
  • The Prophet of Love: And Other Tales of Power and Deceit by Elizabeth Kolbert